Sport

Jeffrey Lurie: I would expect Duce Staley to be a candidate

The Eagles fired Doug Pederson on Monday. Could Pederson’s replacement already be on their staff? Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie brought up assistant head coach and running backs coach Duce Staley’s name as a potential candidate. “I would expect Duce Staley to be a candidate,” Lurie said. “He’s a great representative of the Eagles, knows our […]

Lifestyle

Concerning drop in the number of people with mental health problems seeking help revealed

During April 2020, while the UK was in full lockdown, there was a drop of more than a third in the number of people seeking help for mental illness or self-harm according to research involving 14 million people registered at general practices across the four nations of the UK which was published today in The […]

Business

Former Gatwick owner outbids Blackstone for Signature Aviation

An investment fund that used to own London’s Gatwick Airport has struck a $4.63 billion deal to buy Bill Gates-backed private jet services firm Signature Aviation, trumping rival suitors private equity giants Blackstone and Carlyle. Shares in Signature Aviation, which runs bases used by private jets around the world, jumped 9% to top the UK […]

Technology

Google Stadia and GeForce Now are coming to LG TVs in 2021

LG has announced that it’s bringing two of the leading cloud gaming services, Google Stadia and Nvidia’s GeForce Now, to its newest TVs later this year. Stadia is expected to be available in the second half of the year after the 2021 lineup of OLED, QNED, and NanoCell TVs start shipping — with GeForce Now […]

News

Dog owner fooled after crafty pooch tricks him into thinking he is dead in video

This amusing footage shows the moment a dog owner is fooled by his pet’s Oscar-worthy performance into thinking his beloved pooch is dead. Lee Brown was duped by his American Staffordshire terrier Pablo when he became limp and lifeless while they were watching TV on Wednesday. The duo were at home in South Shields, Tyne, […]

Sport

Alabama is expected to hire Bill O’Brien as offensive coordinator

Bill O’Brien must really love coaching. He will go from being an NFL General Manager and head coach to a job as an assistant coach in college football. Alabama has interviewed O’Brien to replace Steve Sarkisian as offensive coordinator and will announce the hiring in the next few days, Bruce Feldman of FOX Sports reports. […]

Lifestyle

Higher coffee intake may be linked to lower prostate cancer risk

Drinking several cups of coffee every day may be linked to a lower risk of developing prostate cancer, suggests a pooled data analysis of the available evidence, published in the online journal BMJ Open. Each additional daily cup of the brew was associated with a reduction in relative risk of nearly 1%, the findings indicate. […]

Business

U.S. Capitol siege heralds tougher social media curbs, says EU commissioner

The storming of the U.S. Capitol will herald an era of tougher social media regulation, European Union Commissioner Thierry Breton said, comparing the violence with the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, that led to a global crackdown on terrorism. “Just as 9/11 marked a paradigm shift for global security, 20 years later we are witnessing […]

Technology

LG’s 2021 TV lineup includes its brightest OLED ever

According to LG, 2021 represents a major leap for its OLED TVs thanks to a new “OLED Evo” panel that outputs a brighter picture. Brightness has remained a winning factor for LCD TVs over many years; despite perfect blacks and amazing viewing angles, sometimes an OLED set just won’t get the job done if you […]

News

Drug driver warned ‘I’m a monster’ before ploughing into kids killing boy, 12

A drugged up driver had warned police “I am a monster and I will kill your children” before he ploughed into youngsters outside a school, killing one and injuring nine others, a court heard. Terrence Glover, 52, killed 12-year-old Harley Watson and injured nine other children and a woman when he deliberately drove onto the […]